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Published by Institute for Business Planning in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Depreciation allowances -- Law and legislation -- United States.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes indexes.

StatementRolf Auster.
ContributionsInstitute for Business Planning, inc.
LC ClassificationsKF6386 .A97 1980
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 392 p. ;
Number of Pages392
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4414535M
ISBN 100876241119
LC Control Number79018349

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